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Mysuru, February 19:- election observer for the voters' list, senior Indian Administrative (IAS) officer Dr P C Jaffer visited Mysuru on Saturday and sought information with regard to action initiated on the occasion of National Voters' Day. Deputy Commissioner D Randeep provided the information to Dr Jaffer.
... this has not stopped reputable international election observer groups from recruiting Malaysians for their missions around the world. For activist Adam Adli, he struggles with the thought of newer democracies, such as Myanmar, appreciating the help of international election observers more than Malaysia ...

San Salvador - Twenty-eight European Union election observers began work in El Salvador on Friday ahead of the Central American nation's March 4 legislative and municipal elections. The observers will meet with "interlocutors involved in the electoral process" in all 14 Salvadoran provinces, the deputy chief of the ...
Caracas - The Venezuelan government's chief representative at the dialogue with the opposition in the Dominican Republic said on Monday they had reached an agreement on having an adequate delegation of international observers at this year's presidential election, and repeated that they are ready to sign the accord ...
Feb 06, Colombo: Sri Lanka's upcoming local government election will be monitored by election observers from several countries, the Election Commission said. Election commission said that it has been decided to deploy ten foreign observers for observation of the polls to local government bodies.
The election Commission (EC) announced last Saturday that it has invited and will invite international election observers as well as appoint local NGO representatives as observers in the coming general election. However, the commission's track record in relation to this warrants several improvements, ...

Egypt's National elections Authority (NEA) has extended the final registration deadline for Egyptian and foreign civil society members and NGOs monitoring the country's upcoming presidential elections until Thursday 15 February at 5pm. The registration period was originally scheduled to end on January ...
Mnangagwa has promised to allow international election observers, and to accept the result if he loses -- a scenario that observers say is unlikely. Former trade unionist Tsvangirai, 65, is by far the opposition's most recognisable face, but chemotherapy has left him frail and he has hinted at retirement.
Again, this is standard practice in most countries and we ourselves have sent election observers abroad. Putrajaya, of course, appears to have no problems with election observers from Myanmar, Cambodia or Laos but is loathe to have observers who are well versed in democratic traditions, are less ...
Bersih 2.0 has also raised the issue of election observers in the overseas voting process several times over the years. Taking into account the lack of election observers and the questionable integrity of the Electoral Commission, Bersih 2.0 has urged the commission many times to implement procedures for ...
The Opposition candidate, Salvador Nasralla, says the Supreme Electoral Tribunal (TSE) "stole" the elections from him on behalf of Hernandez and refuse to acknowledge that the incumbent was announced the official winner Dec. 17. election observers from the Organization of American States (OAS) and ...
election reform NGO Bersih has questioned the integrity of the postal voting process for the 14th general election, since the Election Commission (EC) failed to state the involvement of independent election observers in the process. The NGO also criticised the EC for providing "incomplete" and piecemeal ...
The Kenyan government has refused to receive EU election observers in Nairobi to release a report on the democratic shortcomings of the nation, following disputed elections in 2017, the EU said on Wednesday. 720px-Uhuru Kenyatta and Raila Odinga copy Uhuru Kenyatta, President of Kenya (L) and ...
11, 2015 proposal sent by eight Nordic election observers to the Office of Democratic institutions and human rights. We shared the proposal with our respective Nordic election observer hiring agencies and ministries of foreign affairs. Despite a concrete funding offer to OSCE-ODIHR from one of the foreign ...
"Let me express my dismay at the dishonest allegation by Hon Schaake insinuating that the government of Kenya was not ready to receive the EU election observer mission. Contrary to this assertion, the government through diplomatic channels in consultation with EU-EOM on scheduling for the release of ...
Kiphire/Mokokchung/Wokha, February 11 (DIPR): General and police Observers for the ensuing Nagaland general election held meetings in different districts of the state recently. Kiphire: In Kiphire district, General Observer for 59 Seyochung-Sitimi and 60 Pungro-Kiphire Assembly Constituencies, Dheeraj ...
Mancherial: State election observer Dr A Ashok said that all political parties should create awareness on the casting of votes among citizens. He convened a meeting with political leaders and district authorities separately here on Wednesday. Ashok stressed the need to raise awareness among voters by ...

Dimapur, Feb. 11 (EMN): The district election officers of Longleng and Kohima has informed that general observers and police observer for Longleng and Kohima districts have arrive at their respective station. Any candidate and political party wishing to the meet the observers for clarification relating to ...
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has appealed to the interested international election observation missions, wishing to participate in the 2019 general elections, to commence early planning for the deployment of observers. Delivering a goodwill message during project launch of the ...
Egypt's National elections Authority (NEA) has extended the final registration deadline for Egyptian and foreign civil society members and NGOs monitoring the country's upcoming presidential elections until Thursday 15 February at 5pm. The registration period was originally scheduled to end on January ...
"In the 14th general election (GE14) too, the EC will invite election observers to look at the transparency of the election process. ... Pakatan Harapan deputy president Muhyiddin Yassin was reported to be challenging the government to invite an independent election observer team from the Commonwealth ...
As the Local government election in Osun holds on Saturday, January 27, 2018, an observer group, Advocacy for Advancement of peace and Harmony in Africa Initiative (ADAPHAI) has commended the Osun State Independent Electoral Commission(OSIEC) for what it termed as " strategic planning ...
ASEAN election observers inspect voting forms at a polling station in Mingalar Taung Nyunt township in Yangon during the April 2012 election. Photo - EPA. ASEAN has busy election calendar. What should we expect for ASEAN in 2018? On the economic front, the overall picture remains unclear even ...
BANDUNG, NNC - Political observer Karyono Wibowo said with the support from Golkar Party, President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo can 'sleep soundly' or feel calm in the upcoming 2019 Presidential election race. "To run in the 2019 Presidential Election [one] must meet the threshold of 20 percent of the vote ...
Lobo says the statement was made in the presence of Guatemala's former president, Alvaro Colom, also an OAS election observer. "ex-President Quiroga told the TSE that Salvador Nasralla had won the election" just days after polls closed. "Quiroga took a pencil and paper and calculated some numbers ...
A 25-member Ecowas short-term observation mission led by Ghana's immediate past President John Dramani Mahama returns to Liberia for a delayed presidential run-off which has been scheduled for 26 December 2017.Mahama led a 71-member combined team of Ecowas long-term and short-term ...
This report is a record of a Forum event held on 5 November, before the 13 November 2017 election day. Election day itself was largely peaceful, and the international observer mission reported only minor irregularities on election day, including vote buying and violation of secrecy during voting. However ...
Update: 7:02PM THE Fijian elections Office (FEO) has so far attended election observation programs in Papua New Guinea, Vanuatu, Tonga ...
Harare - election watchdogs on Monday urged SADC to deploy long-term observers in Zimbabwe ahead of polls next year. The election ...
The permanent members of the UN Security Council are 'unnerved' by the prospect of India's nominee Dalveer Bhandari winning against ...
An additional group of 20 election observers from the European Union election observation Mission to Nepal will arrive in Kathmandu ...
Kathmandu, Nov. 19 (Xinhua) -- As part of the European Union election observation Mission (EU EOM), a group of 20 election observers will ...
Anambra election - Some election observers, who monitored the governorship election in Anambra on Saturday have expressed mixed ...
Some election observers, APGA and UPP, who monitored the deployment of materials by the Independent National Electoral Commission in Anambra, have commended the commission for the timely and transparent manner of the exercise. They told the news agency of Nigeria in separate interviews in ...
Moscow, November 16 (RAPSI) - human rights campaigners backed a legislative initiative allowing public members to act as observers in ...
A former Attorney General of New Zealand Margaret Wilson will lead the Commonwealth team observing Tonga's election. Professor Margaret ...
Fiji'S Supervisor of elections Mohammed Saneem will be among the Commonwealth Observer Group deployed to observe the general ...
By DAVIS AYEGA, Nairobi, Kenya Oct 31 - The African Union election observation Mission (AUEOM) has lauded the Independent Electoral ...
International election observers have reduced the number of their staff, citing security and political tension during today's fresh presidential poll.
Oct 26, 2017-At the call of the Election Commission, the European Union is set to deploy a vote observation mission to monitor the elections for the House of ...
HARGEISA - Somaliland's National Electoral Commission (NEC), on Wednesday (Oct 25), met with the first set of international election ...
By Shirish B Pradhan Kathmandu, Oct 25 (PTI) The core team of the European Union's election observers today arrived in Nepal to monitor the ...
Kathmandu, Oct 25 The core team of the European Union's election observers today arrived in Nepal to monitor the general and provincial ...
AU and Commonwealth election observers follow proceedings at Bomas of ... election observer in Kenya since the advent of multiparty politics.
Six election observer groups are scheduled to meet the Chairman of election Commission, Mahinda Deshapriya today (17). The discussion will ...
A worker of the National elections Commission sits at the entrance of a polling precinct. By Yawah Jaivey, FPA Contributor. Kakata, Margibi ...
Former President John Mahama appears to have taken a swipe at his critics following the flak he received over the botched Kenya elections ...
The youth Initiative for Advocacy, Growth, and Advancement (YIAGA), an election monitoring group, has deployed 27 long-term observers ...
This is the third time I am writing on the subject of international election observer missions in as many weeks, which shows how much ...
The Election Commission (EC) is going to reduce the number of organisations monitoring elections to 60 as most of them had previously failed ...


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